Spring Training is about to come to a close and the MLB regular season begins on Thursday–with that here is our best guess at how all 30 lineups, rotations and closer spots will shake out. A lot can change between now and Opening Day, so these predictions are fluid.

Projected Lineups

Projected lineups and rotations

ANGELS
Lineup:
1. Ian Kinsler, 2B
2. Mike Trout, CF
3. Justin Upton, LF
4. Albert Pujols, DH
5. Kole Calhoun, RF
6. Zack Cozart, 3B
7. Luis Valbuena, 1B
8. Andrelton Simmons, SS
9. Martin Maldonado, C

Rotation and closer:
1. Garrett Richards, RHP
2. Tyler Skaggs, LHP
3. Shohei Othani, RHP
4. Matt Shoemaker, RHP
5. JC Ramirez, RHP
Closer: Blake Parker

ASTROS
Lineup:
1. George Springer, CF
2. Alex Bregman, 3B
3. Jose Altuve, 2B
4. Carlos Correa, SS
5. Josh Reddick, RF
6. Marwin Gonzalez, LF
7. J.D. Davis, 1B
8. Evan Gattis, DH
9. Brian McCann, C

Rotation and closer:
1. Justin Verlander, RHP
2. Dallas Keuchel, LHP
3. Gerrit Cole, RHP
4. Lance McCullers Jr., RHP
5. Charlie Morton, RHP
Closer: Ken Giles, RHP

ATHLETICS
Lineup:
1. Marcus Semien, SS
2. Matt Joyce, LF
3. Jed Lowrie, 2B
4. Khris Davis, DH
5. Matt Olson, 1B
6. Stephen Piscotty, RF
7. Matt Chapman, 3B
8. Bruce Maxwell, C
9. Dustin Fowler, CF

Rotation and closer:
1. Kendall Graveman, RHP
2. Sean Manaea, LHP
3. Daniel Gossett, RHP
4. Daniel Mengden, RHP
5. Andrew Triggs, RHP
Closer: Blake Treinen, RHP

BLUE JAYS
Lineup:
1. Curtis Granderson, LF
2. Devon Travis, 2B
3. Josh Donaldson, 3B
4. Justin Smoak, 1B
5. Russell Martin, C
6. Kendrys Morales, DH
7. Randal Grichuk, RF
8. Aledmys Diaz, SS
9. Kevin Pillar, CF

Rotation and closer:
1. J.A. Happ, LHP
2. Aaron Sanchez, RHP
3. Marco Estrada, RHP
4. Marcus Stroman, RHP
5. Jaime Garcia, LHP
Closer: Roberto Osuna, RHP

BRAVES
Lineup:
1. Ender Inciarte, CF
2. Ozzie Albies, 2B
3. Freddie Freeman, 1B
4. Tyler Flowers, C
5. Nick Markakis, RF
6. Lane Adams / Preston Tucker, LF
7. Rio Ruiz, 3B
8. Dansby Swanson, SS

Rotation and closer:
1. Julio Teheran, RHP
2. Mike Foltynewicz, RHP
3. Sean Newcomb, LHP
4. Brandon McCarthy, RHP
5. Anibal Sanchez, RHP
Closer: Arodys Vizcaino

BREWERS
Lineup:
1. Christian Yelich, LF
2. Lorenzo Cain, CF
3. Travis Shaw, 3B
4. Eric Thames / Ryan Braun, 1B
5. Domingo Santana, RF
6. Manny Pina, C
7. Orlando Arcia, SS
8. Jonathan Villar, 2B

Rotation and closer:
1. Chase Anderson, RHP
2. Zach Davies, RHP
3. Jhoulys Chacin, RHP
4. Brent Suter, LHP
5. Brandon Woodruff, RHP
Closer: Corey Knebel, RHP

CARDINALS
Lineup:
1. Dexter Fowler, RF
2. Tommy Pham, CF
3. Matt Carpenter, 1B
4. Marcell Ozuna, LF
5. Jedd Gyorko, 3B
6. Yadier Molina, C
7. Paul DeJong, SS
8. Kolten Wong, 2B

Rotation and closer:
1. Carlos Martinez, RHP
2. Michael Wacha, RHP
3. Luke Weaver, RHP
4. Miles Mikolas, RHP
5. Jack Flaherty, RHP
Closer: Luke Gregerson, RHP

CUBS
Lineup:
1. Ian Happ, CF
2. Kris Bryant, 3B
3. Anthony Rizzo, 1B
4. Willson Contreras, C
5. Kyle Schwarber, LF
6. Addison Russell, SS
7. Jason Heyward, RF
8. Javier Baez, 2B

Rotation and closer:
1. Jon Lester, LHP
2. Kyle Hendricks, RHP
3. Yu Darvish, RHP
4. Jose Quintana, LHP
5. Tyler Chatwood, RHP
Closer: Brandon Morrow, RHP

D-BACKS
Lineup:
1. David Peralta, LF
2. A.J. Pollock, CF
3. Paul Goldschmidt, 1B
4. Jake Lamb, 3B
5. Ketel Marte, 2B
6. Alex Avila, C
7. Jarrod Dyson, RF
8. Nick Ahmed, SS

Rotation and closer:
1. Patrick Corbin, LHP
2. Robbie Ray, LHP
3. Zack Greinke, RHP
4. Taijuan Walker, RHP
5. Zack Godley, RHP
Closer: TBA

DODGERS
Lineup:
1. Chris Taylor, CF
2. Corey Seager, SS
3. Cody Bellinger, 1B
4. Matt Kemp, LF
5. Yasiel Puig, RF
6. Enrique Hernandez, 2B
7. Logan Forsythe, 3B
8. Austin Barnes, C

Rotation and closer:
1. Clayton Kershaw, LHP
2. Alex Wood, LHP
3. Kenta Maeda, RHP
4. Rich Hill, LHP
5. Hyun-Jin Ryu, LHP
Closer: Kenley Jansen

GIANTS
Lineup:
1. Andrew McCutchen, RF
2. Joe Panik, 2B
3. Buster Posey, C
4. Evan Longoria, 3B
5. Brandon Belt, 1B
6. Hunter Pence, LF
7. Brandon Crawford, SS
8. Austin Jackson, CF

Rotation and closer:
1. Ty Blach, LHP
2. Johnny Cueto, RHP
3. Chris Stratton, RHP
4. Derek Holland, LHP
5. Tyler Beede, RHP
Closer: Mark Melancon, RHP

INDIANS
Lineup:
1. Francisco Lindor, SS
2. Jason Kipnis, 2B
3. Jose Ramirez, 3B
4. Edwin Encarnacion, DH
5. Yonder Alonso, 1B
6. Lonnie Chisenhall, RF
7. Tyler Naquin, LF
8. Roberto Perez, C
9. Bradley Zimmer, CF

Rotation and closer:
1. Corey Kluber, RHP
2. Carlos Carrasco, RHP
3. Trevor Bauer, RHP
4. Mike Clevinger, RHP
5. Josh Tomlin, RHP
Closer: Cody Allen, RHP

MARINERS
Lineup:
1. Dee Gordon, CF
2. Jean Segura, SS
3. Robinson Cano, 2B
4. Nelson Cruz, DH
5. Kyle Seager, 3B
6. Ryon Healy, 1B
7. Mitch Haniger, RF
8. Mike Zunino, C
9. Ichiro Suzuki, LF

Rotation and closer:
1. Felix Hernandez, RHP
2. James Paxton, LHP
3. Mike Leake, RHP
4. Marco Gonzales, LHP
5. Ariel Miranda, LHP
Closer: Edwin Diaz, RHP

MARLINS
Lineup:
1. Lewis Brinson, CF
2. Derek Dietrich, LF
3. Starlin Castro, 2B
4. Justin Bour, 1B
5. Brian Anderson, 3B
6. Tomas Telis, C
7. Cameron Maybin, RF
8. Miguel Rojas, SS

Rotation and closer:
1. Jose Urena, RHP
2. Odrisamer Despaigne, RHP
3. Caleb Smith, LHP
4. Jacob Turner, RHP
Closer: Brad Ziegler, RHP

METS
Lineup:
1. Brandon Nimmo, CF
2. Yoenis Cespedes, LF
3. Jay Bruce, RF
4. Todd Frazier, 3B
5. Asdrubal Cabrera, 2B
6. Adrian Gonzalez, 1B
7. Travis d’Arnaud, C
8. Amed Rosario, SS

Rotation and closer:
1. Noah Syndergaard, RHP
2. Jacob deGrom, RHP
3. Steven Matz, LHP
4. Matt Harvey, RHP
5. Seth Lugo, RHP
Closer: Jeurys Familia, RHP

NATIONALS
Lineup:
1. Adam Eaton, LF
2. Trea Turner, SS
3. Bryce Harper, RF
4. Anthony Rendon, 3B
5. Ryan Zimmerman, 1B
6. Howie Kendrick, 2B
7. Michael A. Taylor, CF
8. Matt Wieters, C

Rotation and closer:
1. Max Scherzer, RHP
2. Stephen Strasburg, RHP
3. Gio Gonzalez, LHP
4. Tanner Roark, RHP
5. A.J. Cole, RHP
Closer: Sean Doolittle, LHP

ORIOLES
Lineup:
1. Tim Beckham, 3B
2. Manny Machado, SS
3. Jonathan Schoop, 2B
4. Adam Jones, CF
5. Trey Mancini, LF
6. Chris Davis, 1B
7. Mark Trumbo, DH
8. Colby Rasmus, RF
9. Chance Sisco, C

Rotation and closer:
1. Dylan Bundy, RHP
2. Andrew Cashner, RHP
3. Kevin Gausman, RHP
4. Chris Tillman, RHP
5. Mike Wright Jr. RHP
Closer: Brad Brach, RHP

PADRES
Lineup:
1. Manuel Margot, CF
2. Wil Myers, RF
3. Eric Hosmer, 1B
4. Jose Pirela, LF
5. Chase Headley, 3B
6. Carlos Asuaje, 2B
7. Freddy Galvis, SS
8. Austin Hedges, C

Rotation and closer:
1. Clayton Richard, LHP
2. Dinelson Lamet, RHP
3. Luis Perdomo, RHP
4. Bryan Mitchell, RHP
5. Tyson Ross, RHP
Closer: Brad Hand, LHP

PHILLIES
Lineup:
1. Cesar Hernandez, 2B
2. Carlos Santana, 1B
3. Odubel Herrera, CF
4. Rhys Hoskins, LF
5. Aaron Altherr / Nick Williams, RF
6. Maikel Franco, 3B
7. Jorge Alfaro, C
8. Pitcher
9. J.P. Crawford, SS

Rotation and closer:
1. Aaron Nola, RHP
2. Jake Arrieta, RHP
3. Nick Pivetta, RHP
4. Vince Velasquez, RHP
5. Ben Lively, RHP / Zach Eflin, RHP
Closer: Hector Neris, RHP

PIRATES
Lineup:
1. Josh Harrison, 2B
2. Corey Dickerson, LF
3. Starling Marte, CF
4. Josh Bell, 1B
5. Gregory Polanco, RF
6. Francisco Cervelli, C
7. Colin Moran, 3B
8. Jordy Mercer, SS

Rotation and closer:
1. Jameson Taillon, RHP
2. Ivan Nova, RHP
3. Joe Musgrove, RHP
4. Chad Kuhl, RHP
5. Trevor Williams, RHP
Closer: Felipe Rivero, LHP

RANGERS
Lineup:
1. Delino DeShields, CF
2. Joey Gallo, 1B
3. Elvis Andrus, SS
4. Adrian Beltre, 3B
5. Nomar Mazara, RF
6. Shin-Soo Choo, DH
7. Robinson Chirinos, C
8. Rougned Odor, 2B
9. Ryan Rua, LF

Rotation and closer:
1. Cole Hamels, LHP
2. Matt Moore, LHP
3. Mike Minor, LHP
4. Doug Fister, RHP
5. Martin Perez, LHP
Closer: Alex Claudio, LHP

RAYS
Lineup:
1. Matt Duffy, 3B
2. Kevin Kiermaier, CF
3. Carlos Gomez, RF
4. C.J. Cron, 1B
5. Wilson Ramos, C
6. Brad Miller, DH
7. Daniel Robertson, 2B
8. Adeiny Hechavarria, SS
9. Denard Span, LF

Rotation and closer:
1. Chris Archer, RHP
2. Blake Snell, LHP
3. Jake Faria, RHP
4. Nathan Eovaldi, RHP
Closer: Alex Colome, RHP

REDS
Lineup:
1. Billy Hamilton, CF
2. Eugenio Suarez, 3B
3. Joey Votto, 1B
4. Scooter Gennett, 2B
5. Adam Duvall, LF
6. Scott Schebler, RF
7. Jose Peraza, SS
8. Tucker Barnhart, C

Rotation and closer:
1. Homer Bailey, RHP
2. Luis Castillo, RHP
3. Tyler Mahle, RHP
4. Sal Romano, LHP
Closer: Raisel Iglesias, RHP

RED SOX
Lineup:
1. Mookie Betts, RF
2. Andrew Benintendi, LF
3. Hanley Ramirez, 1B
4. J.D. Martinez, DH
5. Xander Bogaerts, SS
6. Rafael Devers, 3B
7. Eduardo Nunez, 2B
8. Jackie Bradley Jr., CF
9. Christian Vazquez, C

Rotation and closer:
1. Chris Sale, LHP
2. David Price, LHP
3. Rick Porcello, RHP
4. Brian Johnson, LHP
5. Hector Velazquez, RHP
Closer: Craig Kimbrel, RHP

ROCKIES
Lineup:
1. Charlie Blackmon, CF
2. DJ LeMahieu, 2B
3. Carlos Gonzalez, RF
4. Nolan Arenado, 3B
5. Trevor Story, SS
6. Gerardo Parra, LF
7. Ian Desmond, 1B
8. Chris Iannetta, C

Rotation and closer:
1. Jon Gray, RHP
2. Chad Bettis, RHP
3. Tyler Anderson, RHP
4. German Marquez, RHP
5. Kyle Freeland, LHP
Closer: Wade Davis, RHP

ROYALS
Lineup:
1. Jon Jay, CF
2. Whit Merrifield, 2B
3. Mike Moustakas, 3B
4. Salvador Perez, C
5. Lucas Duda, 1B
6. Jorge Soler, RF
7. Alex Gordon, LF
8. Cheslor Cuthbert, DH
9. Alcides Escobar, SS

Rotation and closer:
1. Danny Duffy, LHP
2. Ian Kennedy, RHP
3. Jason Hammel, RHP
4. Jakob Junis, RHP
5. Nathan Karns, RHP
Closer: Kelvin Herrera, RHP

TIGERS
Lineup:
1. Leonys Martin, CF
2. Jeimer Candelario, 3B
3. Miguel Cabrera, 1B
4. Nicholas Castellanos, RF
5. Victor Martinez, DH
6. James McCann, C
7. Mikie Mahtook, LF
8. Jose Iglesias, SS
9. Dixon Machado 2B

Rotation and closer:
1. Jordan Zimmermann, RHP
2. Michael Fulmer, RHP
3. Francisco Liriano, LHP
4. Matthew Boyd, LHP
5. Daniel Norris, LHP
Closer: Shane Greene, RHP

TWINS
Lineup:
1. Brian Dozier, 2B
2. Joe Mauer, 1B
3. Miguel Sano, 3B
4. Logan Morrison, DH
5. Eddie Rosario, LF
6. Byron Buxton, CF
7. Max Kepler, RF
8. Eduardo Escobar, SS
9. Jason Castro, C

Rotation and closer:
1. Jake Odorizzi, RHP
2. Kyle Gibson, RHP
3. Jose Berrios, RHP
4. Lance Lynn, RHP
5. Phil Hughes, RHP
Closer: Fernando Rodney, RHP

WHITE SOX
Lineup:
1. Yoan Moncada, 2B
2. Avisail Garcia, RF
3. Jose Abreu, 1B
4. Welington Castillo, C
5. Nicky Delmonico, LF
6. Tim Anderson, SS
7. Matt Davidson, DH
8. Yolmer Sanchez, 3B
9. Adam Engel, CF

Rotation and closer:
1. James Shields, RHP
2. Lucas Giolito, RHP
3. Reynaldo Lopez, RHP
4. Miguel Gonzalez, RHP
5. Carson Fulmer, RHP
Closer: Joakim Soria, RHP

YANKEES
Lineup:
1. Brett Gardner, LF
2. Aaron Judge, RF
3. Giancarlo Stanton, DH
4. Gary Sanchez, C
5. Didi Gregorius, SS
6. Aaron Hicks, CF
7. Greg Bird, 1B
8. Brandon Drury, 3B
9. Tyler Wade, 2B

Rotation and closer:
1. Luis Severino, RHP
2. Masahiro Tanaka, RHP
3. CC Sabathia, LHP
4. Sonny Gray, RHP
5. Jordan Montgomery, LHP
Closer: Aroldis Chapman, LHP

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